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At ICR Westwicke, we partner with industry thought leaders to bring you webinars that are relevant to investor relations, IPO advisory, capital markets, and more.

Featured Webinars:

SPAC, special purpose acquisition company

Understanding the Continued SPAC Surge

SPAC (special purpose acquisition company) transactions set records in 2020 with more than 200 SPACs raising roughly $80B. They have emerged as a viable alternative to traditional IPOs while also providing retail investors exposure to Private Equity deal flow. How do you go about understanding the intricacies of this market?  View Webinar

PIPE and Other Capital Raising TransactionsPIPE and Other Capital Raising Transactions in Connection with De-SPACing

With the increase in special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) deals, it’s important to understand the transactions that come along with the de-SPACing process. In this webinar, learn about capital-raising options, including PIPE transactions, forward purchase transactions, and private placements with the SPAC sponsor affiliates. View Webinar

Boot Camp: IPOs, SPACS, Direct Listings

Boot Camp: IPOs, SPACs, and Direct Listings

Companies aiming to go public now have options beyond a traditional IPO, including SPAC transactions and direct listings. In this webinar, a panel of experts discuss these listing options, the preparation process for a new listing, and an assessment of the current market. View Webinar

Life Sciences - Healthcare SPACs

Life Sciences and Healthcare SPACs: An Alternate Pathway to Going Public

Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) have been making significant headlines in 2020. As SPACs increasingly focus on the life sciences and healthcare industry, many companies are wondering if they should consider a SPAC transaction as an alternative to a traditional IPO. In this webinar, panelists discuss considerations around SPAC transactions. View Webinar

Expert Advice on IPOsThe Virtual IPO: How IPOs Are Changing

The past several months have created more change in the IPO market than the last 25 to 30 years. In this webinar hosted by ICR Capital and Davis Polk, experts discussed what they’ve seen in the IPO market recently, changes to standard IPO processes, and what’s to come for IPOs during the remainder of the year. View Webinar

International BiotechnologyInternational Biotech: Accessing the U.S. Capital Markets in a Post-COVID-19 World

Through the coronavirus pandemic, biotech companies have continued to innovate. Many international companies have now turned to U.S. capital markets to finance that vision and innovation. In this webinar hosted by the New York Stock Exchange, a panel of capital markets and biotech experts discussed updates in today’s rapidly changing environment. View Webinar

IPO Summit WebinarIPO Summit Webinar

As the capital markets gradually recover, companies are beginning to plan for IPOs. In this webinar hosted by ICR and IPO Edge, a panel of experts discussed considerations around IPO planning and readiness, corporate governance, and more. View Webinar

Wall Street Revealed: How Does the Sell-Side Really Look at Companies?Wall Street Revealed Webinar - How Does the Sell-Side Really Look at Companies?

Whether you’re a private or public company, this webinar provides insight on how the sell-side thinks about companies they cover, how they prefer to be communicated with, and other vital knowledge to help you navigate today’s marketplace. Here, we partner with Deutsche Bank, Piper Jaffray, and Stifel to discuss how to bolster and yield results from your sell-side strategy. View Webinar

Have News to Release?

Find out whether you should file a Form 8-K, issue a press release, or do both by using our easy-to-reference chart, “Form 8K vs. Press Release: What’s the Difference?

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